To amend title 10, United States Code, to require contracting officers to consider information regarding domestic employment before awarding a Federal defense contract, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 22, 2015
Length: 5 pages
Jan 22, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 22, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Jan 22, 2015
H.R. 479 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 479 — 114th Congress: American Jobs Matter Act of 2015. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr479
“H.R. 479 — 114th Congress: American Jobs Matter Act of 2015.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. February 21, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr479>
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